Should a programming course be mandatory for high school students?

Should kids be technically literate? Of course! Is the best way to teach them this skill by turning them into programmers? Well, that’s a tougher question.First, to be blunt, in much of the world, even in affluent areas, schools are not equipped to handle this task. Aside from lacking the physical technology, many also are lacking in adequate staffing resources in order to teach programming more

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